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Putting poison in puts


Lawyer Neill May
Area Corporate Finance and Securities


Article originally published in the Canadian Lawyer Magazine, February 2015

Excerpt from "Putting poison in puts":

What are “poison puts?” Discussions of poison puts seem to come in waves in the corporate M&A world, but I suspect the term is not widely understood. My guess is people would be more likely to understand the meaning of “poison putz,” probably the guy with a toxic personality in Hebrew school.

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